Remembering Joe Rabel

We send our most sincere condolences to the wife and family of Joe Rabel, who died at home on Saturday April 24th.   Arrangements can be found ... View »

Welcome Matt McIntyre!
Please join us in welcoming Matt McIntyre who has joined Shared Research Support Services as our new Cryogenics Plant Operator and Machine Specialist. Matt will be responsible for the day to day... View »
2021 Sustainability Champions

Josh Jones is a Pitt staff 2021 Sustainability Champion View »

Shawn Artman new Machine Shop Supervisor

Congratulations to Shawn Artman who will be assuming the mantle of Machine Shop Supervisor.  Shawn has over twenty years of machining experience, the last eight of which are with Pitt, and has... View »

Welcome Ryan Tate!
Ryan holding some manifolds

Ryan Tate has joined Shared Research Support Services as our new Scientific Glassblower.  Ryan has over ten years’ experience in scientific glassblowing and comes to us from Navcour Glassware.  We... View »

Welcome Fontaine!

Fontaine McFeaters joins Shared Research Support Services as our new NMR assistant!  Fontaine received her BS in Chemistry from Gettysburg College in 2019 and comes to us from contract work as an... View »

Jeremy Biroscak New DSS Stockroom Manager
A close up of Jeremy standing in the stock mothership

Please join Pitt's Shared Research Support Services (SRSS) and Dietrich School Scientific (DSS) Stockroom teams in welcoming the new DSS manager, Mr. Jeremy W. Biroscak.  

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Welcome Dr. Sergei Sheludiakov

Dr. Sergei Sheludiakov has join Shared Research Support Services and the Department of Physics as our new Director of Cryogenics.  Sergei will oversee our helium recovery program and coordinate... View »

Mike Barrett retires
MIke's socially distanced retirement celebration

Please help us in thanking Mike Barrett for his many years of service with University.  Mike's leadership was essential across many initiatives in the last few years.   He was instrumental helping... View »


The Plastics are in the catalog with COVID mitigation PPE and supplies.

The University of Pittsburgh PantherExpress Purchasing Services, and DSS Stockroom are working with ThermoFisher... View »

Dr. Lin Yao Leaves
New Electronics Shop Engineer

Welcome to Brandon Eubanks as the Electronics Shop new Design Engineer.

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Approval to open

All SRSS facilities have been given approval to reopen.   Individual facilities will be sending updates to their users as the are ready to open to them.  Please make sure you review each facility'... View »